Former Administration Police Commandant and current Teso North MP Oku Kaunya ( Photo Courtesy) A major political showdown is looming in the battle for the Teso North MP seat with former lawmaker Arthur Papa Odera keen to make a swift return to Parliament after being ousted by Edward Oku Kaunya during the 2017 general election.
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Deputy President William Ruto with former Teso South Member of Parliament Mary Emase ( Photo Courtesy) She emerged from nowhere to become the first ever female MP to be elected in the history of the former Teso District. At the time of her election in 2013, few people had given her a chance to emerge victorious in an ODM party stronghold.
Teso North constituency Member of Parliament Edward Oku Kaunya ( Photo Courtesy) In 2010 he fled to Germany on a self- imposed exile amid fears that his life was in danger with senior government operatives at the time allegedly baying for his blood. But after six years out of the country, Edward Oku Kaunya decided to return to Kenya to launch his campaign for Teso North MP seat.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Chief Justice Martha Koome [PHOTO COUTERSY]. Teso North Member of Parliament, Arthur Papa Odera has claimed that Kenya needs to draw a line between the roles of the President and the Chief Justice. This is only the way to avoid the emerging wrangles between the Judiciary and the Executive.